About Brigham Young University (BYU)
On Campus Housing
Brigham Young University is a private not-for-profit institution that was founded in 1875. The campus size of the university is 557 acres. The mission of the university is established, encouraged, and guided by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. It is to support people in their journey for fulfillment and eternal life. Brigham Young University (BYU) accreditation is done by the Northwest Accreditation Commission (NWAC).
BYU acceptance rate is 51%.
The total student population is 34,240 which consists of 30,035 full-timers and 4,205 part-timers.
The student-faculty ratio is 21:1 and the total graduation rate of the university is 83%.
The students in the university are represented by 103 countries. It also has a specialty of 128 languages spoken on campus.
Online Education at BYU
The university provides the semester-based program which provides students with the occasion to take some courses online. Programs commence at the beginning of the semester. It has due dates during the semester to put students on track and complete the course at the end of the semester.
MyMAP BYU is the online management system used by the university to present online programs to the students.
Some of the BYU reviews are given below.
The unity in diversity is highly respected at the university which makes the campus exciting. The academics are challenging and the students are inspired by the hardworking people around them.
There are always fun events and activities happening on the campus. Each of the teachers is unique and their style of teaching is innovative.
The security on the campus is quite strong. There are warning alerts provided by the university in case of an emergency. BYU police department takes their job sincerely and is regularly seen on the campus watching over the students.
Some of the BYU rankings from the U.S.News report are as follows.
It ranks 2nd in 'Accounting'.
It ranks 11th in 'Best Value Schools'.
It ranks 66th in 'National Universities' and 87th in 'High School Counselor Rankings'.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$64,915 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
The FAFSA form can be filled online to access the financial requirement and eligibility of the student. BYU federal school code is 003670. The Federal-Aid includes Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized loan, Direct PLUS Loans, and Pell Grant. The Institutional Aid includes National Merit Scholarship, Sterling Scholarship Competition, International Student Scholarships, and Continuing Student Academic Criteria. The Military Aid includes the Post 9/11 GI Bill.